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Old 10-30-2013, 01:06 AM
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I hate to say it, BUT in the near future you won't get a spare of any kind
you will instead get a small air pump & a tire plug kit, just to save weight & then the auto makers can claim better mileage

http://www.edmunds.com/car-buying/th...pare-tire.html
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so with a side wall puncture you would be sol thats D U M DUM
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On GT's post.. Atleast they said that trucks will still come with them.
I have a spare that is absolutely useless as it is now several inches smaller then my 35's.. But they are coming off this month and stocks for the winter.. So I will have a useful spare again

And to the people who were missing jacks and such. At least your truck came with a spare
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I think I can top these stories for dumbass moves. Jacked the truck up w the stock jack to do the Bilstein swap, hated how unstable it is, lowered the truck back down. Threw the jack (and the extension rod for the spare) down the garbage chute..

I've been resisting going to the scrap yard or stealership for another one because I don't want to remind myself how stupid I was. lol
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I think I can top these stories for dumbass moves. Jacked the truck up w the stock jack to do the Bilstein swap, hated how unstable it is, lowered the truck back down. Threw the jack (and the extension rod for the spare) down the garbage chute..

I've been resisting going to the scrap yard or stealership for another one because I don't want to remind myself how stupid I was. lol
Life happens, Dood. At least you didn't realize your mistake and go after it. OH wait... that would've been funny. Got any video?
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I think I can top these stories for dumbass moves. Jacked the truck up w the stock jack to do the Bilstein swap, hated how unstable it is, lowered the truck back down. Threw the jack (and the extension rod for the spare) down the garbage chute..

I've been resisting going to the scrap yard or stealership for another one because I don't want to remind myself how stupid I was. lol
.. I can imagine the words coming out of your mouth during that
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Lol. No video but lots of swearing. And nobody to blame but myself which is the worst part of it.
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